a brief history of our name

The Woodward Line Poetry Series began life over a decade ago at the Zeitgeist Gallery on Michigan Avenue in Detroit. The series was then called Poetry at the Zeitgeist. From there, we drifted between two art galleries on Woodward Avenue. Thinking we would land at one and knowing Woodward is Detroit’s main artery, we decided upon the Woodward Line, referring to the bus line and the poetic line